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Key won't turn in 2003 Saturn L200
This is a very common problem with the type of vehicle you have. If your ignition key looks worn down at all the key will need to be replaced. On some occasions the lock cylinder will need to be replaced...
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Motor locked up and won't turn over
There are a couple things to look at before the engine is condemned. First, try to turn the engine over by hand. If it does turn, it could be starter related. If not, remove the spark plugs and drive belt(s)...
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Car making grinding noise
There is a good chance that what you heard was the transmission. Transmissions are very complex systems. It is very likely that the transmission will need to be overhauled or even replaced, depending on what part of the transmission has...
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Car does not start and won't turn over
You should have the battery first charged and checked to see if it will hold a charge. You should then have the engine alternator checked to make sure it is charging properly with the proper amount of volts and amperes...
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When starting car, alarms & warning lights flash
The cause of these random problems can be due to the wiring harness is having loose connection issues to the modules and ECM of the vehicle that causes erratic issues then are hard to explain and even harder to find....
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Battery replaced and ABS light on
The vehicle needs to be inspected and diagnosed for intermittent connection issues at all the computer modules and the connections in between them. Have a mechanic check each pin and socket for any corrosion and pin fitment to make sure...
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When temp gauge is 1/3, alarm sounds, lights go out, & fuel gauge stops
If the problem happens every time the gauge hits the same position, then you may have a short in the gauge that is causing the problem. I recommend verifying the exact time the problem happens then contact a mechanic and...
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Car is making a metal scraping sound - 2001 Saturn L200
There are really only a couple possibilities: if the noise started "suddenly" or abruptly, as you describe it, you may have picked up something from the road that is somehow "lodged" somewhere rubbing a wheel, shaft (axle), or other rotating...
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2003 Saturn L200 smells like gas
These are the effects of many concerns that may have little to do with one another. The air conditioning system has a condensation drain which may be clogged on your vehicle causing the water to flood into the interior. The...
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How much is it to put a car door on?
Installing a card door can vary in price quite drastically depending on the condition of the used door you decide to purchase and the condition of the damaged door currently on the vehicle in addition to any damage that has...
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I had a loud noise and could not accelerate i found a exhaust leak i got that fixed but im still having accelerate problem
Hi there. If the engine RPM's rev up when the acceleration problem is occurring, then you likely have a transmission issue. If the engine barely revs up RPMs when the problem is occurring, you likely have a throttle body issue....
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Driver side axle is leaking. Do I need to replace the axle and back struts before I get new tires and alignment?
Hello. Yes, I would recommend getting the axle seal, and the back struts replaced before having the alignment done and tires replaced. These two tasks will require having an alignment done after they have been replaced anyway, so it's less...
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Vibrating break pedal
If your brake pedal vibrates very fast like there is a motor hooked up to it, and stays the same speed no matter how fat the car is going, then it could be a problem with the ABS brakes, and...
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I have a 2003 Saturn L200 2.2L Manual Drive and the heater or AC will not work no air blowing.
Hi there. From the description you have provided, it would appear, you have covered the bases concerning your vehicle's inoperative blower motor. However, I am lead to believe the problem is still, no power supplied to the blower motor connector....
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It turns over but wont start
Hi there: Although most of these codes are related to transmission sensor or component issues the first one, P0159 indicates that you have an O2 sensor failure. Typically this type of error will impact engine efficiency, it's hard to say...
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The air and heat are acting up. When I turn the car on it makes a bubbling sound.
Hello. It sounds like you have a few different things going on here. They may or may not be related. If they all occurred at the same time, then it may be a bad electrical connection. Most of the time...
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I need a new ignition but they dont come with keys what do i do?
Hi there. If you need a new ignition switch then you will not need a key as that is behind the key cylinder. If it is the key lock cylinder where the key goes in that is bad then that...
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Odometer reading is about 550,000 miles off.
Hey there. This is a problem with the Body Control Module (which keeps a copy of actual mileage) not re-updating the instrument cluster appropriately after a power outage. Contact your Saturn dealer service center for "Subject: 2000 - 2002 Saturn...
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Car misfires or Chugs at 4-5 gear
Generally, misfires are caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like ignition coils, crankshaft position sensor, spark plugs, spark plug wires or ignition modules...
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It turns over but wont start
Hi there. Are there any codes stored in the ECM? You would need to start diagnosing in the direction that the codes lead. Does the check engine light work? Is there spark? Does the engine crank? Is the airflow meter...

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